Irvin Graham

Irvin Graham

Profile:
Award-winning songwriter ("I Believe", "You Better Go Now"), composer, actor, author, writer and singer. (18 September, 1909, Philadelphia, PA - 1 December, 2001, New York City)

He was a singer and scriptwriter for WCAU and WIP in Philadelphia. Graham wrote the Broadway stage scores for "Crazy With The Heat" and "All About Love", as well as the CBS musical version of "Taming of the Shrew." He also wrote material for Jane Froman, Patrice Munsel, Imogene Coca, Marguerite Piazza, Constance Bennett, Mimi Benzell, and Eddie Albert. Graham joined ASCAP in 1952, and some of his other popular-song compositions include "Maybe I Love Him", "I'm In Love With a Married Man", and "Twist of the Wrist."
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Irvin Graham Discography Tracks

Writing & Arrangement

26171 Swing And Sway With Sammy Kaye* Thursday (as Graham) Swing And Sway With Sammy Kaye* - Name It And It's Yours / Thursday(Shellac, 10") Victor 26171 US 1939 Sell This Version
36085 Michael Loring You Should Be Set To Music (as I. Graham) Michael Loring - Water Boy(Shellac, 10") Columbia 36085 US 1941 Sell This Version
C-119 Dorothy Shay I'm In Love With A Married Man (as Graham) Dorothy Shay - The Park Avenue Hillbillie Sings(4xShellac, 10", Album) Columbia C-119 US 1947 Sell This Version
DLP 5033 Danny Kaye (2) A Lullaby For Dena (as Irving Graham) Danny Kaye (2) - Danny Kaye(10") Decca DLP 5033 US 1949 Sell This Version
Frankie Laine With P. Weston & His Orch.* I Believe (as Graham) Frankie Laine With P. Weston & His Orch.* - Your Cheatin' Heart / I Believe Philips US 1953 Sell This Version
Jane Froman I Believe (as Graham) Jane Froman - I Believe (Single) Capitol Records US 1953 Sell This Version
EAP 1-429 Jane Froman I Believe (as Graham) Jane Froman - Jane Froman Favorites(7", EP) Capitol Records EAP 1-429 US 1953 Sell This Version
R.3689 Eve Boswell I Believe Eve Boswell - I Believe/ Tell Me You're Mine(Shellac, 10") Parlophone R.3689 UK 1953 Sell This Version
5-9092 Roy Hamilton (5) I Believe (as Graham) Roy Hamilton (5) - I Believe(7", Promo, Styrene) Epic 5-9092 US 1954 Sell This Version
Frankie Laine I Believe Frankie Laine - High Noon / I Believe (Single) Columbia US 1953 Sell This Version
33 FS 1033 Les Compagnons De La Chanson Je Crois En Toi (I Believe) Les Compagnons De La Chanson - Deuxième Récital(10", Album) Columbia 33 FS 1033 France 1954 Sell This Version
Frankie Laine I Believe (as Graham) Frankie Laine - Command Performance (Album) Columbia US 1955 Sell This Version
Roy Hamilton (5) I Believe (as Graham) Roy Hamilton (5) - You'll Never Walk Alone (Album) Epic US 1955 Sell This Version
4-40614 Peggy King You Better Go Now Peggy King - Learning To Love(7", Single) Columbia 4-40614 US 1955 Sell This Version
429045 BE, 429 045 BE Frankie Laine I Believe (as Graham) Frankie Laine - I Believe / Answer Me / Strange Lady In Town / Rain, Rain, Rain(7", EP) Philips, Philips 429045 BE, 429 045 BE Italy 1955 Sell This Version
Les Compagnons De La Chanson Je Crois En Toi Les Compagnons De La Chanson - Alors, Raconte ... (EP) Columbia France 1956 Sell This Version
Mahalia Jackson I Believe (as Graham) Mahalia Jackson - The World's Greatest Gospel Singer (Comp) Grand Award Records US 1956 Sell This Version
Margaret Whiting Maybe I Love Him (as Irving Graham) Margaret Whiting - The Money Tree / Maybe I Love Him (Single) Capitol Records US 1956 Sell This Version
Perry Como I Believe (as Graham) Perry Como - I Believe (Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor US 1954 Sell This Version
MG 20104, MG-20104 Billy Daniels, Russ Case And His Orchestra You Better Go Now (as Graham) Billy Daniels, Russ Case And His Orchestra - Around That Time...(LP, Album, Mono) Mercury, Mercury MG 20104, MG-20104 US 1956 Sell This Version
EPA-735 Perry Como I Believe (as Graham) Perry Como - I Believe(7", EP) RCA Victor EPA-735 US 1956 Sell This Version
LOC-1025 Various Opening (as Graham) Various - New Faces Of '56, Original Cast(LP) RCA Victor LOC-1025 US 1956 Sell This Version
RO EP 72 Bibi Nyström Jag Vill Tro Bibi Nyström - En Ros(7", EP, Comp) Roulette (3) RO EP 72 Sweden 1956 Sell This Version
Elvis Presley I Believe (as Graham) Elvis Presley - Elvis' Christmas Album (Album, Comp) RCA Victor Canada 1957 Sell This Version
Frankie Laine I Believe (as Graham) Frankie Laine - Jezebel (EP) Columbia Canada 1957 Sell This Version